Helen <I>Edwardsen (Beckvold)</I> Anderson

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Helen Edwardsen (Beckvold) Anderson

  • Birth 21 Feb 1852 Loten, Løten kommune, Hedmark fylke, Norway
  • Death 5 Sep 1890 Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Plot Lot 72 in Old Burial Ground
  • Memorial ID 61332547

Helen Edwardsen (Beckvold) was born on 21 Feb 1852 in Loten, Hedmark, Norway, the first of nine children born to Edward Edwardsen Beckvold and Thea Hansen. She was the first of the family to emigrate from Norway to Concord, Massachusetts in the 1870's. On 24 Dec 1881 Helen Edwardsen at age 29 married 22 year old Jens Peter Anderson and from the marriage had five children, two of whom survived to adulthood. Helen Edwardsen (Beckvold) Anderson died on 5 Sep 1890 in Concord, Massachusetts and is buried in the Concord Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.

Family Members


Wife of
J. P. Anderson
Born in Norway
Feb. 21, 1852
Died in Concord, Mass.
Sept 5, 1890
We will meet you
with Jesus dear wife

Gravesite Details The inscription is almost unreadable but was recovered by a rubbing.





  • Created by: Donald Wang
  • Added: 8 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61332547
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Helen Edwardsen (Beckvold) Anderson (21 Feb 1852–5 Sep 1890), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61332547, citing Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Donald Wang (contributor 47374386) .